Scope of Service

ANATOMIC AND CLINICAL LABORATORY SERVICES

Here’s what you can expect from Northwest Laboratory when you work with us:
  • A comprehensive test menu
  • 24-hour telephone access to our laboratories
  • STAT services at no additional charge
  • Orders and Results on a secure web site
  • Interfaces to Electronic Medical Records
  • Courier services
  • Collection supplies
  • Multiple report formats customized to client needs
  • Multiple report copies sent to both the physician and/or the health care facility at no additional charge
  • Free Consultation with pathologist and/or technical staff
  • Continuing education programs
  • Follow-up letters to insure that no patient will fall through the cracks
  • Quality Reporting to meet clinic internal and accreditation reporting needs
  • Rapid Turn Around

COMPREHENSIVE CAPABILITIES

Our local laboratory performs assays in the following test areas:
  • Chemistry
  • Special Chemistry
    • Including Protein Electrophoresis
  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Urinalysis
  • Hematology
  • Coagulation
  • Microbiology and Molecular Microbiology
  • Toxicology
  • Molecular
    • Women’s Health
    • Sexually Transmitted Infections
    • Infectious Disease
  • Cytopathology
    • Liquid Based Pap
      • Computer driven primary image analysis prior to manual screening
  • Non-GYN Cytology Processing
  • Surgical Pathology
    • Tissue Diagnosis
    • Pathology Consults
    • Special Stains
    • Immunohistochemistry
    • Immunofluorescence